This quarter’s Sanrio Small Gift Crate has a theme of “Friendship” and we’re here to give you the 411 on the characters that you’ll be seeing in this crate!
Hello Kitty was first created in 1974 and was introduced to the public on her first item, a vinyl coin purse, in March 1975. Sanrio describes her as “tall as five apples, and as heavy as three.” She enjoys baking and playing piano and has a twin sister named Mimmy; their sibling friendship is celebrated in this crate. Her birthday is November 1st.
Patty & Jimmy
Patty & Jimmy are the definition of opposites attract! Patty was born February 5th and loves every kind of sport! While she loves playing sports and being active, she isn’t a big fan of studying. Jimmy on the other hand, loves to study and play chess and doesn’t enjoy sports. He was born July 30th. The pair made their Sanrio debut in 1974.
Sanrio describes My Melody as “very honest and good-natured.” She enjoys baking, her red hood her grandmother made especially for her, and her younger brother, Rhythm! My Melody has several friends like Kuma, Kitsune, and Zou. Her birthday is January 18th and she was introduced in 1975.
Little Twin Stars
The Little Twin Stars are brother Kiki and sister Lala! The twins were born on Omoiyari Star in the Yume Star-Cloud and came to Earth to learn how to be the best stars they can be. Lala is the eldest and she loves drawing, poems, and cooking! Kiki, the youngest, loves star-fishing and inventing. They were introduced in 1975 and their birthday is December 24th.
Dear Daniel and Hello Kitty have been dating ever since childhood! Even though Dear Daniel was traveling the world with his father, he decided to come back to be with Hello Kitty! Talk about cute! He dreams of being a cameraman in the future or making a debut in show business. Dear Daniel would be nothing without his signature spiky hair! He made his debut in 1999 and his birthday is May 3rd.
The characters featured in the “Friendship” Small Gift Crate are among some of the most classic names from Sanrio’s history! Which are your favorites? Let us know on social media with the hashtag #SmallGiftCrate!